God of Questions and Answers-

In the words of The Clash: “Should I stay or should I go now?”

Should I drive on potentially icy roads or stay in my warm abode?

Should I go out with friends or stay home to rest?

Should I attend one more meeting that I really am not required to attend, or should I honor my time with family?

Should I stay or should I go now?

May your Spirit give us the wisdom as we stand in thresholds with questions. May your Spirit nudge us forward or hold us back. May our “wrong” decisions still turn out right.


The Rev. Michelle L. Torigian is the Senior Pastor of St. Paul United Church of Christ, Belleville, Illinois. Her essay “Always a Pastor, Never the Bride” was in the RevGalBlogPals book There’s a Woman in the Pulpit. She also has chapters in the books Sacred Habits: The Rise of the Creative Clergy and A Child Laughs: Prayers for Justice and Hope. Torigian blogs at http://www.michelletorigian.com.

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